West Gallery The West gallery constantly changes. It is in this area that we build five major exhibits a year. Now Showing: The Soap Box Derby
East Gallery These Displays tell the story of Cherokee's development. The lives of the early settlers are portrayed through historical artifacts.
Sanford Room Furnished in mid-nineteenth century style, the Sanford Room provides a beautiful setting commemorating the museum founders
Our Lower Level features a variety of topics, including a display featuring Iowa's Astronaut, Peggy Whitson. There is also a hands-on area dedicated
Our Ice Age area is dedicated to showing visitors the wonders of the Ice Age. Many fossilized remains are from the animals that populated this region
Time and Traditions: The Archaeology of Northwest Iowa tells the story of the native people of the area
Local artists display their skills on the Art Wall in the East Gallery.
Artists featured in 2024:
January: Kelsey Wilson
February: Emma Walker
March: Brooke Peterson
April: Noel Hatfield
May: Anthony Lee
June: Cherokee County Soils Posters
July: Scott Olson
August : Jennifer Richter
September: Mary Kline Misol
October: Cherokee County 4-H Projects
November: Ting Ting Shao
December: Emma Walker
For information about how to be featured on our Art Wall, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a small gallery in our Time and Traditions Exhibit, solely dedicated to Contemporary Indigenous artists. Contact email@example.com for more information on exhibiting your work in one or both galleries.